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192300 - AJGP Clinical Challenge March 2020: Clinical immunology

  • : Online

To discuss clinical immunology issues in general practice in Australia.

Relevance to General Practice

Australian Journal of General Practice (AJGP), the peer-reviewed journal of the RACGP, provides evidence-based, articulate information to Australian general practitioners (GPs) to assist them in providing the highest quality patient care. Content is applicable to the varied contexts in which GPs work and to all GP roles as clinician, researcher, educator, practice team member and opinion leader.

Learning outcomes
  • Discuss the risk of vaccine-preventable disease in someone newly diagnosed with HIV, including the recommended number of doses and optimal timing of administration
  • Review the long-term management of elderly patients treated with immunosuppressants
  • Discuss the implications of immunosuppressant medications for travel, including pre-travel vaccinations, minimising risks during travel and travelling with medicines.
  • Review current approaches to the diagnosis and management of latent tuberculosis infection
  • Domains of General Practice

    D1. Communication skills and the patient-doctor relationship

    D2. Applied professional knowledge and skills

    D3. Population health and the context of general practice

    D4. Professional and ethical role

    D5. Organisational and legal dimensions

    Curriculum Contextual Units
    • Adult health
    • Children and young people health
    • Travel medicine
    192300 - AJGP Clinical Challenge March 2020: Clinical immunology
    Provider Type
    Education Provider
    2 hours
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    CPD Points
    4 cpd
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